Category Archives: Bursaries / Scholarships In South Africa

NSFAS funds nearly 300 000, expects to admit more for the class of 2020

NSFAS funds nearly 300 000, expects to admit more for the class of 2020 The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has approved funding to at least 291 747 students who applied for financial assistance for 2020, and expects to increase this record pool by 17 February 2020, which will be a closing date for… Read More »

R1.3 Billion Upfront Payments to Universities For Registration

R1.3 Billion Upfront Payments to Universities For Registration The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has paid R1, 3 billion to 26 public universities, a figure set aside to advance payment of registration fees for students from disadvantaged backgrounds so that they can be admitted for their studies. This payment equates to at least 15%… Read More »